Imran Tahir

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South Africa’s captain Faf du Plessis is dismissed during his side’s defeat to Pakistan at Lord’s. Photograph: Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty

Pakistan 308-7 off 50 overs (H Sohail 89, B Azam 69, L Ngidi 3-64) beat South Africa 259-9 off 50 overs (F du Plessis 63, W Riaz 3-46, S Khan 3-50) by(...)

Kane Williamson’s fine 106* helped New Zealand past South Africa. Photograph: Oli Scarff/AFP/Getty

New Zealand 245-6 off 48.3 overs (K Williamson 106*, C de Grandhomme 60, C Morris 3-49) beat South Africa 245-6 off 49 overs (H van der Hussen 67, H A(...)

Rohit Sharma of India bats during the group stage match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 against South Africa at The Hampshire Bowl. Photograph: Alex Davidson/Getty Images

Opener Rohit Sharma scored a composed unbeaten century as India got their Cricket World Cup campaign off to a solid start with a six-wicket victory ov(...)

 South Africa’s Imran Tahir celebrates taking the wicket of Sri Lanka’s Chamara Kapugedera for a duck during the ICC Champions Trophy match  at The Oval in London. Photograph: Ian Kington/AFP/Getty Images

South Africa 299-6 (H Amla 103, F du Plessis 75, JP Duminy 38no; N Pradeep 2-54), Sri Lanka 203 (41.3 ovs) (U Tharanga 57, K Perera 44no, N Dickwella (...)

Rahat Ali is mobbed by his Pakistan team-mates. Photograph: AFP

Pakistan’s Cricket World Cup revival continued with a 29-run Duckworth/Lewis win in a close encounter against South Africa in Auckland on Saturday — a(...)

AB De Villiers hit a sensational 162 from 66 balls as South Africa stuffed the West Indies by 257 runs in their Pool B clash. Photograph: AFP

AB de Villiers confirmed his status as the most destructive batsman in cricket with a magnificent unbeaten 162 from just 66 balls to lead South Africa(...)

India batsman Shikhar Dhawan raises his bat   to celebrate reaching his century during the Cricket World Cup match against South Africa at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Photograph: Brandon Malone/Reuters

India announced themselves as genuine contenders to defend their World Cup title on Sunday by humbling South Africa’s vaunted pace attack before bowli(...)

India’s Yuvraj Singh (left) congratulates Virat Kohli as captain MS Dhoni watches after India won their World Twenty20 semi-final  against South Africa   in Dhaka. Photograph:  Andrew Biraj/Reuters

Virat Kohli’s red-hot bat powered India into Sunday’s World Twenty20 final against Sri Lanka as the 2007 champions breezed past South Africa by(...)

 Cheteshwar Pujara of India celebrates his 100 during day three of the First Test match between South Africa and India at  Wanderers Stadium  in Johannesburg. Photograph: Duif du Toit/Gallo Images

Cheteshwar Pujara punished South Africa’s wilting bowling attack with a sparkling 135 not out as he and Virat Kohli helped India take complete contro(...)